Performance

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FOLKESTONE ACADEMY WAS RE-BROKERED TO TURNER SCHOOLS ON DECEMBER 1 2017

It received a new URN at this time and its results record is reset.

However, for reference, the Academy’s results in 2017 were:

Key Stage 4 Performance in 2017

'Progress 8' score (progress made during secondary)

Progress 8 (P8) tells us how well pupils at this school have progressed between the end of primary school (Key Stage 2) and the end of secondary school (Key Stage 4), compared to pupils in other schools who got similar results at the end of primary school. This is based on results in up to 8 qualifications, which include English Language, English Literature, mathematics, 3 qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualifications.

Folkestone Academy Progress 8 score

All pupils:  

- 0.22

Disadvantaged pupils:

- 0.54

This is an improvement on the 2016 P8 score of -0.45

In 2017 the National Benchmarks were:

All pupils:

- 0.03

Disadvantaged pupils:

-0.05

'Attainment 8' score (results in core subjects)

Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications, which include English Literature, English Language, mathematics, 3 qualifications including sciences, computer science, history, geography and languages, and 3 other additional approved qualificatio

The Folkestone Academy Attainment 8 score

All pupils: 

36.41

Disadvantaged pupils: 

30.30


In 2017 :

National Average:

 44.62

Local Authority Average

46.27

Disadvantaged pupils National Av:

49.76

English and mathematics GCSEs

Percentage of pupils achieving a grade 5 or better in English and mathematics GCSEs.

All pupils: 

14%

Disadvantaged pupils: 

8%

In 2017 :

National Average:

42%

Local Authority Average:

40%

Disadvantaged pupils National Av:

49%

Pupils 'achieving' the 'English Baccalaureate'

The English Baccalaureate is not a test or qualification; it is a measure used to provide information about a particular range of qualifications. A pupil is considered to have ‘achieved’ the English Baccalaureate if they got a grade 5/C or above in the following subjects: English Literature, English Language, mathematics, sciences, a language and either history or geography.

Percentage of Folkestone Academy pupils achieving the 'English Baccalaureate':

All pupils: 

8%

Disadvantaged pupils: 

6%

National Average:

20%

Local Authority Average:

25%

Disadvantaged pupils National Av:

26%

Pupils 'entering for' the 'English Baccalaureate'

Percentage of Folkestone Academy pupils entered for the 'English Baccalaureate':

All pupils: 

31%

Disadvantaged pupils: 

23%

National Average:

35%

Local Authority Average:

41%

Disadvantaged pupils National Av:

23%

Pupil destinations - pupils staying in education or going into employment

This measures the number of pupils who either stayed in education or went into employment after year 11 (after key stage 4). The data published in October 2016 is for pupils who finished Year 11 in 2014, which is the most recent data currently available.

Percentage of Folkestone Academy pupils staying in education or going into employment :

All pupils: 

89%

Disadvantaged pupils: 

82%

National Average:

94%

Local Authority Average:

94%

Disadvantaged pupils National Av:

96%